STAUNTON, VA-- The Sears Hill Bridge will be closed for repairs for a few days this month. The bridge is used to travel between sears hill and the downtown area.
Many people use the bridge daily, and previous construction was met with frustration. The maintenance will be to treat the wood.
One local business woman, who's photography studio is right under the bridge. Says that the bridge is very important her and many others. She often uses the bridge in her photos. The scheduled maintenance pushes right up to a very busy day for her.
"We'll definitely look forward to be bridge being back in service, especially since it's prom season and a lot of the high school seniors and juniors want to use the bridge for their prom portraits," says Monica Wilson, owner of Monica Wilson Photography.
The bridge will be closed from Monday, May 12 to Saturday, May 17.